Associate announcement

Thomson Rogers Welcomes New Associate Ava N. Williams

September 25, 2019

Ava started with Thomson Rogers in 2018 as an articling student and joined the firm as an associate in 2019. She has previous experience working at a boutique insurance defence firm. Her practice focuses on plaintiffs’ personal injury litigation.

Ava graduated Western Law in 2018. While at law school Ava was actively involved in a number of equality based initiatives, both within the school and within the broader legal community. She also worked at the Community Legal Services Clinic and volunteered with a local crisis and support line. While at Western Law Ava served as a student ambassador and received the Diana Majury-Cheryl Waldrum Award.

Prior to law school, Ava graduated from Western University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. She also completed a certification in Public Relations at Humber College and interned at a legal public relations firm.

In 2018, Ava received the Aird & Berlis LLP Equality Award from the Women’s Law Association of Ontario for her advocacy work. She believes in a commitment to advocacy both in and out of the courtroom.

In her spare time, Ava enjoys staying active, going to concerts with friends and family, and trying new restaurants in Toronto.

To learn more about Ava Williams, please visit our website.

 

Thomson, Rogers

www.thomsonrogers.com

Established in 1936, Thomson Rogers is a leading Ontario plaintiff litigation firm specializing in personal injury, class action, municipal, family, employment and education litigation. Our personal injury group has a reputation for taking on the most complex and challenging litigation matters ranking as one of Canada’s Top 10 Personal Injury law firms. Our class action group deals with a complete array of mass tort cases in personal injury, product liability and institutional abuse. Our municipal law group is active in all areas of land development, including environmental assessments and expropriations. Our family law group provides representation in family/matrimonial litigation. Our employment litigation group is experienced in contractual disputes including wrongful dismissal, employment agreements and defamation. Our education law group advises school boards about education law, labour relations, and employment. Our lawyers regularly argue cases before the Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. We advocate before administrative boards and tribunals across the Province, are leaders of major legal associations and active in the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association.

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Ava N. Williams

Thomson, Rogers

Law School

University of Western Ontario

Year Of Call

2019

Area Of Practice

Personal Injury